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    Posted 2 years ago

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    Good afternoon everyone,
    Pictured above is a Hardcover Space 1999 Annul based on the 1970's British Television series. This annul by World Distributors is a first edition 1977 and #3 of 4 annuals produced for the TV series. It is 8" w by 10 1/2" high and has 64 pages includes comic stories, puzzles, quizes and photos from the series.

    History: Wiki

    Space: 1999 is a British science-fiction television series that ran for two seasons and originally aired from 1975 to 1977. In the opening episode, set in the year 1999, nuclear waste stored on the Moon's far side explodes, knocking the Moon out of orbit and sending it, as well as the 311 inhabitants of Moonbase Alpha, hurtling uncontrollably into space. The series was the last production by the partnership of Gerry and Sylvia Anderson and was the most expensive series produced for British television up to that time. The first series was co-produced by ITC Entertainment and Italian broadcaster RAI, while the second series was produced solely by ITC.

    Martin Landau and Barbara Bain are 2 of the main characters. They were husband and wife in real life. The had previously appeared in another TV series Mission Impossible. Martin Landau is in photo #4.
    Space 1999 has been syndicated and still has a following to this day.


    1. roddyq roddyq, 2 years ago
      Jlmam, freon, racer4four, Phil, fortapache, nutsabotas6, iggy, vetraio50, buckethead, roy Thanking you all for sharing the loves.
    2. PoliticalPinbacks PoliticalPinbacks, 2 years ago
      Some folks dislike science-fiction I'm not one, Where else can you see the cool stuff that often is the inspiration for real life innovation AKA real cool stuff ;D
    3. Alan2310 Alan2310, 2 years ago
      I remember running back from school to make sure I will not miss this awesome series, this is some very fine memories.
      Thanks for sharing this.

    4. rockbat, 2 years ago
      I loved this show as a kid growing up in Vermont.
    5. roddyq roddyq, 2 years ago
      You are so right there PPb not everyone likes SF. And how many early ideas are incorporated into modern society, many!! Your comments are always greatly appreciated.
    6. roddyq roddyq, 2 years ago
      Hi Alan2310 glad to hear this book brings back fine young day memories for you. Once in a while I watch early television series from the 1960' and 70's. Thanking you for your comment!!
    7. roddyq roddyq, 2 years ago
      Hey rockbat it was a great series.
    8. roddyq roddyq, 2 years ago
      Rick, Manikin, Judy, vintagelamp, rockbat, Alan2310, PoliticalPinbacks thanking you for sharing the loves.
    9. Wandlessfairy Wandlessfairy, 2 years ago
      Loved this series.
    10. roddyq roddyq, 2 years ago
      Hi Wandlessfairy it was a good series for sure.
    11. roddyq roddyq, 2 years ago
      Jlmam, freon, racer4four, Phil, fortapache, nutsabotas6, iggy, vetraio50, buckethead, Roy, Wandlessfairy, MacDaddyRico, Scotty always a pleasure when you drop by and share the loves.

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